Garden trials 2020

This year we are working on extending the season through the use of solar pods. Trying new cover crops and using different compost and mulches to keep the soil covered at all times and ways to grow potatoes in small spaces.

Planting up the new deep raised bed Sarpo Mira seed potatoes

Parsnip germination trial

Mulching with coffee grounds

Making solar pod season extenders

Trialing different ways to make leaf mould

The use of cover crops to improve soil fertility and structure

Growing potatoes in a very small space